Marked on base with the Dressel Kister. (C 1920) and painter's mark. The award winning Dressel Kister and Cie - founded in the Dresden area of Germany in the mid 1800s - produced Art Deco porcelain masterpieces which today are considered the creme de la creme for doll collectors.Dressel Kister displayed at many World Fairs and Exhibitions, and won 12 gold medals, two silver medals and six Grand Prix awards. This factory's production of porcelain figures gave it an international reputation. First class artists and sculptors were involved... High-class figures which won many international prizes... (Ludwig Danckert Directory of European Porcelain). Listed in the Lorrin Half Doll book vol. Big size - 8 inches long.
Gorgeous porcelain skin with blue and lavender undertones, this Victorian lady has never been out in the sun. Superb painting - look at that dreamy Dressel face. Mink rug comes along with her as an extra gift. Mink also in excellent condition, shiny and soft.
Very rare model - Try to find one online and you'll see... I've got other Dressel Kister items up for sale, bathing beauties, half dolls. Galluba Hofmann, please have a look. Photos taken with daylight bulbs for accurate color. Though monitor colors may vary.
Terms of Sale - Please read. I have lost count of how many times over the years I have personally received a broken porcelain item due to poor packing - that is heartbreaking and I don't want any customer of mine to ever have that experience! These are items from my own collection. I've taken great care to provide an accurate description and have provided many large clear photos. The high resolution photos are part of the description.By purchasing from me you agree to these terms. I value my customers and always do my best to ensure you have a happy shopping experience; your patronage is very much appreciated. The item "Large Dressel Kister Bathing Beauty Art Deco Nude Lady Porcelain Half Doll RARE" is in sale since Saturday, March 31, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Figurines".
The seller is "sussexcountyantiques" and is located in Stanhope, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.